Feed bunk management key to feedlot performance

Poor feed bunk management practices can result in inconsistent intake patterns and lowered gains.

Applying key bunk management practices can save a feedlot from health issues, wasted feed and lost pounds from decreased average daily gain (ADG).

“Feed bunk management is the daily opportunity for cattle feeders to influence and ensure top performance and profitability for their cattle,” said Dr. Marty Andersen, a nutritionist with Zoetis. “It’s an important management component for cattle to achieve their best potential.”

While balancing multiple responsibilities, such as

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